The Media Co-op

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  • Publish and promote new stories every day
  • Train and support editors and journalists
  • Highlight the work of social movements
  • Cover stories that no one else covers
  • Provide access to tens of thousands of articles, free of charge
  • Distribute the Dominion newsmagazine across the country

People like you give us the freedom to pursue the stories our members, not corporate sponsors or philanthropists, want us to cover.

But members aren't just donors, they're owners. As a member, you get benefits, but you also get regular updates on what the co-op is doing. You are consulted on major decisions. You elect the board of directors.

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Your support goes directly towards the vast majority of operating costs for The Media Co-op. By becoming a sustaining member, your contribution will directly support the work of your community’s Local as well as the network as a whole.

As a member of the Media Co-op, you help build co-operative, grassroots, democratic coverage in our communities and across Canada, and are able to participate in and vote on the future of the network. Together we build the kind of media that reflects the solidarity networks we want to see in the world: Cooperative, independent, high-quality grassroots coverage.

  • $15/month funds one article by an independent journalist
  • $20/month funds 2,000 colour copies distributed across Canada
  • $50/month funds one month of dedicated co-op organizing

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